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Establish the Edge Fantasy Football

Looking to step out and compete beyond your home fantasy football league? Mike Leone and guests cover a wide range of topics for serious players, including strategies for Best Ball, high-stakes formats like FFPC, NFFC, Dynasty Leagues, and more. This podcast is for players looking to go deeper -- and find their edge.

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Looking to step out and compete beyond your home fantasy football league? Mike Leone and guests cover a wide range of topics for serious players, including strategies for Best Ball, high-stakes formats like FFPC, NFFC, Dynasty Leagues, and more. This podcast is for players looking to go deeper -- and find their edge.

Lessons Learned from the FFPC Playoff Challenge

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Mike Leone talks about his favorite fantasy football playoff contest, the FFPC Playoff Challenge:
-where the edge resides
-ownership recap
-sweating Jerick McKinnon

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Jan 19 2023

20mins

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5 Tips to Winning the FFPC Playoff Challenge: Divisional Round

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run gives you 5 tips to help you win the FFPC Playoff Challenge 2 and its $100k grand prize:

-get unique
-utilize ownership percentages from the initial contest
-leverage the market's overconfidence
-getting a little bit cute but not too cute
-don't overrate RBs

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Jan 19 2023

17mins

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Win $500,000 in the FFPC Playoff Challenge

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Jack Miller and Mike Leone of Establish the Run break down FFPC's Playoff Challenge, which has a $500,000 grand prize! Jack and Mike describe how to make teams with the most upside by understanding the rules of the contest:

-taking advantage of market overconfidence
-targeting WR variance and upside
-figuring out who to fade
-building teams based on different playoff bracket scenarios

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Jan 10 2023

24mins

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Win $150,000 in the NFFC Postseason Fantasy Football Contest

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Mike Leone of Establish the Run is joined by Davis Mattek to breakdown NFFC's unique postseason fantasy football contest:
-macro strategy
-how to play a specific bracket
-the best ways to leverage the field
-using swaps intelligently

Jan 10 2023

49mins

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$1 MILLION Playoff Fantasy Football Strategy with Justin Herzig

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Justin Herzig joins Mike Leone of Establish the Run to break down Underdog Fantasy's $1 million playoff best ball contest - the Gauntlet! Justin describes how to make teams with the most upside by understanding the rules of the contest to best balance being live for the Super Bowl while propping up your odds of advancing to that stage in the first place.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Dec 19 2022

38mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 15

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Dec 15 2022

37mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 14

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Dec 09 2022

33mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 13

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Dec 01 2022

35mins

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RB and WR Breakout Candidates Week 13

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs and pass catchers who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last week, Zay Jones, DJ Moore, and Adam Thielen were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Dalvin Cook
-Michael Gallup
-Mike Evans

and others!

Dec 01 2022

12mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 11

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Nov 18 2022

36mins

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RB and WR Breakout Candidates Week 11

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs and pass catchers who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last week, Amon-Ra St. Brown, James Conner, and Gabe Davis were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Josh Jacobs
-Courtland Sutton
-Kyle Pitts

and others!

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Nov 17 2022

14mins

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RB and WR Breakout Candidates Week 10

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs and pass catchers who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last couple of weeks, AJ Brown, Garrett Wilson, and Michael Carter were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Amon-Ra St. Brown
-Kyle Pitts
-James Conner

and others!

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Nov 10 2022

16mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 8

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 27 2022

27mins

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RB and WR Breakout Candidates Week 8

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs and pass catchers who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last week, Aaron Jones, Christian Kirk, and Travis Etienne were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Brian Robinson
-Chris Godwin
-AJ Brown

and others!

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 27 2022

20mins

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RB and WR Breakout Candidates Week 7

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs and pass catchers who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last week, Ja'Marr Chase, Michael Pittman, and JuJu Smith-Schuster were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Travis Etienne
-Romeo Doubs
-Amari Cooper

and others!

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 21 2022

19mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 7

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 20 2022

28mins

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RB and WR Breakout Candidates Week 6

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs and pass catchers who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last week, Leonard Fournette, Alvin Kamara, and Dalvin Cook were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Jonathan Taylor
-Travis Etienne
-Rondale Moore
-JuJu Smith-Schuster

and others!

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 14 2022

22mins

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DFS GPP Game Stacks Week 5

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Mike Leone and Adam Rauch of Establish the Run recap last week's GPP action from a game stacking perspective before turning their attention to this week's slate, identifying the best games to stack and why.

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 06 2022

30mins

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RB Breakout Targets for Week 5

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Mike Leone of Establish The Run adds context to his machine learning algorithm used to identify RBs who should score more points than they have in recent weeks. Last week, Josh Jacobs and Dameon Pierce were identified and broke out. This week, Mike is looking at:

-Joe Mixon
-Dalvin Cook
-James Conner

and others!

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 06 2022

15mins

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Week 5 WR and TE Targets with Mike Leone

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Mike Leone recaps his Buy Leone model, identifying the big hits and misses from Week 4 and then turns his attention to targets for Week 5:

-Ja'Marr Chase
-Diontae Johnson
-Chris Godwin
-Darren Waller

Use promo code ETR to sign up for Underdog Fantasy: https://play.underdogfantasy.com/p-establish-the-run. First time depositors will received a deposit bonus up to $100.

Oct 05 2022

19mins

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